Shopping in Kiev
Kiev is the capital of Ukraine and the concentration of cultural and historical heritage of this country. Tourists and business people come here not only from various cities of Ukraine, but also from near and far abroad. Many tourists are concerned about the question - what to bring from Kiev, except for pleasant memories and positive impressions. After all, you always want to buy a gift or souvenir that would be unforgettable and original, regardless of its cost.
Popular shopping in Kiev
- Brand clothes. In Kiev, you can find both fairly inexpensive and diverse high-quality clothes from national fashion designers, as well as clothes from brands known to the whole world. In almost every district of the city you can find shopping and entertainment malls, where a wide range of clothing, footwear, perfumes, cosmetics, etc. is presented. A large number of boutiques are located on the main street of Kiev - Khreshchatyk.
- Art and antiques. It is worth noting that in Kiev there are many galleries and private shops where you can buy a wide range of jewelry, designer ceramics, art paintings, antiques at relatively low prices. However, do not forget to ask for expert information that the product is not an item of special value, so that there will be no problems when it is exported abroad..
- Arts and crafts and souvenirs. Ukraine is famous for its craftsmen and rich culture, and the famous Andreevsky Descent is the place where you can buy the best examples of traditional art. This street is considered an open-air museum, where you can buy textiles and leather goods, as well as handicrafts made of stone, clay, wood and other materials. The assortment of souvenir shops is quite wide: these are carved wooden boxes, various earthenware, jewelry, amulets for the home, household utensils and much more. For men, you can buy a Cossack smoking pipe-cradle, a beer mug and, of course, red men's harem pants or a Cossack hat as a gift. Women will love the most beautiful handmade Ukrainian "embroidered shirts" (embroidered shirts), which can be supplemented with multi-row beads and national Ukrainian skirts. Ladies will also like the embroidered towel, tablecloths, napkins, potholders. Various plates, caskets, kitchen boards and other household items decorated with multi-colored Petrikov painting are also very popular. And, of course, various souvenirs with Ukrainian symbols - T-shirts, caps, scarves, bracelets, magnets, etc..
- Edible souvenirs. The magnificent "Kiev cake" is a symbol not only of Kiev, but of the whole Ukraine. The excellent taste and quality of chocolate and sweets of the Roshen confectionery factory are recognized all over the world, so do not forget to visit the brand shop on Khreshchatyk to buy these sweets. What to buy in Kiev as a gift of intoxicating drinks? Of course, the famous Ukrainian vodka (vodka) and a bottle of beer.
Kiev is a beautiful and hospitable European city, where any tourist will find entertainment and shops to their liking..